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Closed for lunch from 12 noon to 1p.m.
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Township of East Zorra-Tavistock
Box 100, 90 Loveys Street
Hickson ON  N0J 1L0
Phone: 519.462.2697
Fax: 519.462.2961

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Township of East Zorra-Tavistock


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Posted one day ago.


A Burn ban is now in effect for controlled burns due to extreme heat warnings and will continue for the durations of the warning. Campfires are permitted at this time.

Posted 3 days ago.





Contract No. 2020-08

Sealed tenders, clearly marked as to contents, will be received by the Building, Development and Drainage Manager until 12:00 noon local time on:

Wednesday July 22, 2020

The contract involves the renovation of existing washrooms and the addition of washroom facilities in an existing building. 

A copy of Plans and Contract Documents, in pdf format, may be obtained free of charge from the Township by email

Tenders will be opened after 1:00pm local time on Wednesday July 22, 2020 at the Township Office.

Lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.

John Scherer
Building, Development and Drainage Manager
90 Loveys Street
Box 100
Hickson   ON   N0J 1L0

Posted 3 days ago.

Oxford 5 Rd at Perth-Oxford Road to 18th Line, to County Road 8 will be closed for construction for two weeks starting on July 2nd until  July 15th.  Construction is to for culvert replacement installations.   Access to local traffic only. A detour route including signage will be in place throughout the road closure.


Posted 16 days ago.

The Township is pleased to announce that we are officially now online with Municipal 511

This is a road closure/construction notification service that is accessible to the general public and will now show motorists where the closures and construction delays are happening within our Township. It can be accessed through our website under Municipal Services/Roads  or through


The closures will be visible on the Waze traffic app as well.

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Posted 17 days ago.

The social and economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic is touching everyone and the Tavistock Agricultural Society is no exception. The Board of Directors of the Tavistock Agricultural Society has announced the postponement of the 2020 Fall Fair, originally scheduled for September 11-12 2020.

To review the full release and obtain further information about a planned Fundraiser for June 25th by the Tavistock Agricultural Society, please visit this page

Posted 23 days ago.

Today has quite the potential for severe weather.  Please keep an eye on the sky and stay updated on weather conditions in your area.
Environment Canada is also advising that the Exeter Radar site is not working.
If you are using any weather site to monitor the weather, please be advised there may be a gap of coverage still in our area.
We recommend the use of this link which has a composite view from other radar sites (but still may miss some of our area)


Posted one month ago.

• 16th Line will be closed from Oxford Road 33 to Oxford Road 4, starting Wednesday, June 3rd until Tuesday, June 9th for resurfacing.
• Local traffic and emergency vehicles will have access.

Posted 2 months ago.

The heat warnings for our area are now ended, so the burn ban for controlled burns has been lifted.

Posted 2 months ago.

Halliday Drive in Tavistock will be closed on Wednesday May 27th @ 7:00 am until Thursday May 28th @ 5:00 pm between Jacob St W and Centennial Dr for Sanitary Repairs

Emergency vehicles will have access to 118 Halliday Dr. from the south and 122 Halliday Dr. from the north

Posted 2 months ago.